In the Journals

Black parents underreport autism concerns in their children

January 16, 2018
Black parents mentioned significantly fewer autism concerns as well as fewer repetitive, restricted and social behavior concerns in their children…
In the Journals

Routine HIV screening at age 25 improves clinical outcomes

January 16, 2018
A one-time routine HIV screening at 25 years of age was cost-effective and led to better clinical outcomes among teenagers and young adults without…

Study underway to evaluate immunotherapy plus radiation for newly diagnosed sarcoma

January 16, 2018
A clinical trial is underway to assess use of two immunotherapy agents, durvalumab and tremelimumab, plus radiation therapy for the treatment of…
In the Journals

Noncontingent exposure to safety signals eliminates safety behaviors in OCD

January 16, 2018
A treatment based on the noncontingent introduction of stimuli associated with safety signals —external or internal cues produced by safety…
In the Journals Plus

Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation safe in patients with HIV

January 16, 2018
An analysis of hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients in the United States over a 14-year period showed that patients with HIV do not have an…
In the Journals

Home visitation lowers obesity rate in low-income children

January 16, 2018
Young children living in communities with a low socioeconomic status who participated in a home visiting program had significantly lowered rate of…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Nutritional supplements important in treating ocular surface disease

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2018, Elizabeth Yeu, MD, discusses the important role of nutritional supplements in treating and managing…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Advances give new relevance to retinal laser therapy

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Retina 2018, Victor Gonzalez, MD, discusses how technological advances have made laser treatment for retinal disease safe…
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VIDEO: Allergan reinforces commitment to eye care

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2018, Jag Dosanjh, senior vice president of eye care for Allergan, discusses the company’s commitment…
Meeting News

Moxifloxacin preferred injectable antibiotic in cataract surgery

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — For ASCRS members polled in a 2017 clinical survey, moxifloxacin was the most preferred injectable intraoperative antibiotic…
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VIDEO: Klarity-C compounded drop combination effective

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2018, Richard L. Lindstrom, MD, discusses the combination drop formula Klarity-C, cyclosporine…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Only two remedies for negative dysphotopsia

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2018, Jack T. Holladay, MD, MSEE, discusses his presentation on negative dysphotopsias. The only treatments…
Meeting News

Monday’s Hawaiian Eye 2018 speakers of the day named

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — Jack T. Holladay, MD, MSEE received the Hawaiian Eye Comprehensive Program’s Speaker of the Day for Monday. Attendees…
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VIDEO: Gene therapy for retinal disease continues to march forward despite headwinds

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Retina 2018, Allen C. Ho, MD, of Wills Eye in Philadelphia, discusses the latest updates on research into gene therapy for…
Meeting News

Widefield OCT imaging enhances diagnostic decision-making in retinal disease

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — Widefield OCT gives wider, deeper field of view with one scan without the need for serial montage imaging or concern for small…
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OCT in operating room helps determine surgical success

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — In the evolving vitreoretinal arena, intraoperative and perioperative OCT are indeed useful, according to Rishi P. Singh
Meeting News

Researcher challenges study: No night driving difference in SP acrylic IOLs

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — Randall J. Olson, MD, led a study to test the validity of a 2015 study that found a trend toward one single-piece acrylic IOL…

Remembering the solar eclipse

January 15, 2018
Most regions in the U.S. are currently experiencing frigid winter temperatures, so it may be difficult to remember the total solar eclipse that took…
Meeting News

Manual LRIs: Efficient, with low capital investment

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — The benefits of performing manual limbal relaxing incisions include a low capital investment, efficiency and flexibility. …

Melinta Therapeutics fully acquires The Medicines Company’s ID portfolio

January 15, 2018
Melinta Therapeutics recently announced that it has fully acquired The Medicines Company’s infectious disease portfolio, making it the…